Costume Designer Martin Pakledinaz 1953-2012

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July 9, 2012

It was announced that Martin Pakledinaz died yesterday from cancer. Pakledinaz received numerous awards in his career including 2 Tony Awards. Pakledinaz designed costumes for hundreds of operas, ballets, theater works and films. 

Martin Pakledinaz created the costumes for the current production of the Seattle Opera Ring des Nibelungen and many other Seattle Opera productions.

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photo courtesy of Seattle Opera